International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Workshop: Science and patents: linking university research, intellectual property and knowledge transfer Natasa Doslik   |   added on Feb 10, 2011    |    Greece The workshop will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and managing intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry.
Topic: workshop, chemistry, intellectual property, inventions, patents, technology transfer Audience: professors, students, researchers in university and research centres, tto staff and smes

"Awarness on Interface Doctorate Studies in Chemistry" Contest. Evangelia Varella   |   added on Feb 07, 2011    |    Greece Ph.D. candidates, who study and perform research work at the interface of chemistry and other scientific disciplines, are invited to write an essay, describing their experience on being a third-cycle student.
Topic: inter-disciplinary, chemistry education Audience: ph.d. candidates, young researchers, educational institutions, decision makers

EChemTest Contests for Secondary School Students Evangelia Varella   |   added on Feb 02, 2011    |    Greece The EChemTest contests addressing secondary school students, who will take the EChemTest, an internet-based test which covers the Euro-Curriculum Chemistry Programme.
Topic: education Audience: secondary school students

Chemistry - Our life, Our future. Exhibition in Athens, Greece Giorgio Marcou   |   added on Nov 23, 2010    |    Greece Exhibition in collaboration with the National Hellenic Research Foundation. Information material and rare unpublished material (photos, letters, manuscripts, medals, patents, stamps, FDC, etc) from Nobel Laureates of Chemistry (from 1901 to 2010).
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, publications, references Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, general public, professors

17th European Symposium on Organic Chemistry (ESOC17) Michael Orfanopoulos   |   added on Aug 22, 2010    |    Greece The 17th European Symposium on Organic Chemistry (ESOC 2011) will be held at Hersonissos, in Crete, Greece, from the 10th to 15th July, 2011.
Topic: conferences, chemistry Audience: professional chemists, post graduate students, universities, professors, graduate students